Monday, 24 March 2014

Day 22 : What I wear?

          Why do toddlers fuss so much about their clothes? In the initial stages, they just do not wish to wear anything whatsoever. A little later, getting them dressed is always a struggle between their moms and them. I face this situation not everyday but every time when there is a 'change of clothes' episode! Hope I'm not the only one in this!

          Long back, BubbleInk Writes and I were having a conversation when she recommended Hippo has a Hat by Julia Donaldson. She said that Swara will love the book. I bought it and when I read it, it was so much fun reading along with the added vocabulary of clothes and their description. The book is so vividly described and full of colours that Swara first listed all the colours on each page and then demanded me to tell the story. Then, we had an impromptu Ramp-walk kind of thing where Swara was draping all sorts of clothes and accessories on herself. Hmm.... I just pray that our battles on clothes have come to an end!

          And this was the prompt for today! Books about clothes! And I'm sure mommies too would have had fun reading these to their kids -

  1. Green eggs and ham by Dr. Seuss
  2. FunOkPlease's Alphabet dress-up
  3. Cat's hat by Jillian Harker
  4. Tania's Tutu from Stories for 5 year olds by Igloo Publishers
  5. Granny's Sari
  6. Hamilton's hats
  7. My mother's sari by Sandhya Rao
  8. I'm going to be the best super-hero ever by Moira Butterfield
  9. Elliot's shoelace problem by Steve Griffiths
  10. Mad about costume and fashion - a Ladybird mini series book
  11. Where's the cat? by Manjula Padnabham
  12. The very hungry caterpillar
  13. The ugly duckling
  14. Picture book on different types of clothes in different seasons
  15. Clara Button and the magical hat
  16. Naked rat mole gets dressed by Mo Willems  
  17. Sloppy Joe by Dave Keane
  18. The smartest giant in town by Julia Donaldson
  19. Fanny by Holly Hobbie
  20. Caillou's favourite T-shirt
  21. Olivia by Ian Falconer
  22. Chulbul's tail from Pratham
  23. Water stories from Tulika
  24. Hippo has a hat by Julia Donaldson
  25. Pepper stays away
  26. Beautiful bananas
  27. Go dog go by P. D. Eastman
  28. One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish by Dr. Seuss
  29. If you give a moose a muffin
  30. Jim's dog muffins by Miriam Cohen
  31. Three little pigs
  32. A friend of Ella
  33. How many sleeps till my birthday
  34. Things to wear
  35. Little red riding hood (the Grimm brothers)
  36. The Queen's nickers by Nicholas Allan
  37. Room on the broom
  38. Patch's coat
  39. Thomas and Bertie from Thomas and the tank engine
  40. The moon and the cap from Pratham
  41. The smartest giant in town by Carolina Almeida
  42. You look funny by Jim Kom
  43. Dr. Seuss' Fox in socks
  44. Under the ground from Usborne reading
  45. Goldilocks and three bears
  46. Llama llama shopping drama by Anna Dewdney
  47. The shiny red shoes from Stories for 3 year olds by Igloo
  48. Help Mia get ready for bed
  49. Seasons by Sesame Street
  50. Splish splash baby bundt
  51. Norbus' new shoes
Happy reading!

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